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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
555 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

COZ058>089-093>099-241200-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Ft-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Ft-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County above 9000Ft-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Ft-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide below 10000 Ft-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below 10000 Ft-
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft-
Northwestern Fremont County  Above 8500Ft-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000Ft-
Wet Mountains above 10000 Ft-
Teller County/Rampart Range above 7500fT/Pike`s Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Ft-Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Ft-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Ft-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
555 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of frost will be possible early this morning.  Annuals, young
crops and other frost sensitive plants could be damaged or killed.
Cover such plants or bring them indoors if you wish to protect
them.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Near critical fire weather conditions are expected over the San
Luis Valley and Interstate 25 corridor on Monday afternoon. Gusty
winds and low humidities are expected. Fuels are the main question
and will be monitored.

Several disturbances will move across the region Tuesday through
Saturday. Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall and higher
elevation snows are expected, especially Tuesday afternoon and
night, and again Thursday through Saturday. Several inches of snow
are expected over the mountains. Snow levels may fall to near
6000 feet with light snow possible on the Palmer Divide by
Wednesday morning, and again Friday night into Saturday. Burn
scars will need to be monitored for flooding if rainfall can be
heavy enough.

With this active weather pattern we will see much colder
temperatures. Overnight lows are expected to be in the 30s Friday
into Saturday, with one model suggesting mid to upper 20s. These
temperatures could cause frost or freezing conditions for
sensitive plants.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
444 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

NMZ501>540-241100-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
444 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A red flag warning is in effect between 1 to 8 pm MDT today for the
western tier of the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A red flag warning is in effect between 10 am to 9 pm MDT Monday.
Monday`s strong wind...low humidity and unstable atmospheric event
will be an unusually strong to extreme fire weather event.

Residual strong winds will continue on Tuesday and could lead to
another round of critical fire weather conditions favoring southeast
areas.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
443 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-241045-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
443 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Fire weather will be a concern today with warm temperatures, dry
fuels, and gusty winds. Red Flag Warnings have been posted and
will go into effect at 1 pm this afternoon for much of
southwestern Colorado, lasting until 8 pm this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Periods of unsettled weather are expected through the new week as a
series of storm systems move through the area beginning monday.
Temperatures will be significantly cooler than experienced over
the weekend and will continue to cool through the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
427 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

COZ030>051-241030-
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
427 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Much warmer and drier today as high pressure builds over Colorado.
Scattered rain and snow showers will develop over the high mountains
later this evening and overnight as a weak weather system moves
over the region. Expect up to 2 inches of snow over higher
elevations, mainly north of the interstate 70 corridor. Gusty
winds will increase over the mountains and foothills tonight with
speeds up to 45 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Expect gusty winds up to 60 mph over the higher terrain and
foothills, early Monday morning.

Monday evening and into the rest of the week, expect a cooler and
wetter weather pattern to affect the state. Periods of light to
moderate snow for the mountains is expected, as early as Monday
night into Tuesday, while the plains will see chances for showers
and some storms each day. Widespread precipitation looks likely
Tuesday evening, as well as Friday into Saturday. Snow levels may
lower down to the plains by Saturday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
351 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-232100-
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
351 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

...FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Frost Advisory in effect until 9AM this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Elevated fire weather conditions are expected Monday across most
of the Combined Panhandles, and will be possible Tuesday and Wednesday,
mainly over the southwestern Panhandle.

Thunderstorms will be possible Tuesday night through Saturday,
with northern sections having the higher chances for rain. At this
time, the risk for organized severe weather appears to be low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
222 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-240830-
Yuma County-Kit Carson County-Cheyenne County-Cheyenne-Rawlins-
Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-
Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
222 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017 /322 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for east central Colorado...
extreme southwest Nebraska and northwest Kansas.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Frost is expected over much of the area early this morning before
temperatures warm into the upper 30s.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

Monday afternoon hazardous fire weather conditions may occur for
Cheyenne and western Kit Carson counties in Colorado for several
hours.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

JTL

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
230 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-240730-
Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
230 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017 /130 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

Near freezing temperatures are likely across much of southwest
Kansas early this morning increasing the potential for frost.
Gusty south winds and low relative humidity will create elevated
fire weather conditions this afternoon.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
* Freeze: Elevated risk
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Gusty south to southwest winds and low relative humidity will
create elevated fire weather conditions Monday afternoon. Showers
and a few isolated thunderstorms will be possible late Tuesday
afternoon into Tuesday night. However, severe weather is not
expected.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Monday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  - Lightning: Limited risk

* Wednesday
  No hazards.

* Thursday
  No hazards.

* Friday
  No hazards.

* Saturday
  No hazards.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

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